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Published by Lippincott, Grambo in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Vols. 2-12 have imprint: Philadelphia, Lippincott.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S43 A 1842
The Physical Object
Pagination12 v.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26777433M
LC Control Number52052927
OCLC/WorldCa32445934

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